Administrative Fellowship - Graduates - UCLA Health

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA
Deadline: 27 Sep 2020


If you’re interested in getting your career off to an incredible start while making a real difference in the world, consider all you can achieve through the UCLA Health Administrative Fellowship program.

 We’re accepting applications for this exciting program right now. As part of the program, you’ll be able to make a significant contribution to the success of UCLA Health, a world-renowned academic medical center and health system with four award-winning hospitals and more than 180 ambulatory care practices throughout metro Los Angeles. We’ve also been recognized as one of the top four hospitals in the country (#1 in California) by U.S. News & World Report.

 Under Richard Azar’s (Chief Operating Officer) personal direction, this one-year Administrative Fellowship enables graduates of health administration, business administration, or related Master’s level programs to gain in-depth experience in the operations of an academic medical center and health system.


The UCLA Health Administrative Fellowship is a 12-month project-based and action-oriented program that encourages learning across all aspects of health care delivery. As a Fellow, you will attend various executive leadership meetings, be involved in an array of enterprise-wide projects and initiatives, and lead different projects for the organization. Richard Azar, UCLA Health’s Chief Operating Officer, is the primary preceptor of the Fellowship. During your Fellowship, you will serve as a member of Richard’s senior leadership team. With our flexible structure, you will get to see and experience all areas of UCLA Health including the health system, ambulatory sites, and the faculty practice group. Each project will have a sponsor who will work with you on project definition, execution, and dissemination of results.

At the conclusion of your journey at UCLA Health, you will have gained marketable core competencies in four major areas:

  • Healthcare administration knowledge, including operational planning and system improvement in a hospital, clinic, and academic setting
  • Interpersonal and communication skills while working with physician and administrative colleagues on various projects
  • Professionalism and leadership skills
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills, business planning and financial analysis
  • Additional Details:


    If you will complete your Master’s degree in Health Care Administration, Business Administration, Nursing, Public Health, Health Informatics or another related field from an accredited program by summer 2021, you are a candidate for the UCLA Health Administrative Fellowship.

    How to Apply:

    To be considered for this exceptional opportunity, I invite you to apply no later than September 27, 2020. Simply visit , reference Job Number 8653 and include the following (in electronic form):

     Statement of purpose – 500 words

    • Statement on contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion – 500 words
    • Resume/CV
    • Current non-official graduate transcripts
    • At least two letters of recommendation

     Letters of reference that must be submitted separately may be emailed to .

    You may also contact us at (310) 267-6689.

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